Veterinary Technician Jobs in Katy, TX

Administer diagnostic tests and assist veterinarians. Veterinary technicians observe and monitor animal health, collect samples for analysis, run laboratory tests, and continually update patient records. They also aid veterinarians during a variety of procedures by preparing animals for surgery, restraining pets as necessary, and delivering anesthesia.

Veterinary technicians usually work with small domestic animals, such as cats and dogs. These technicians often need to communicate with pet owners and educate them on future care as well as medication procedures. Thus, interpersonal skills are important for this profession.

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University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center - Houston, TX (22 miles from Katy, TX)
Key Functions Routine Animal Care and Specialized Animal Procedures : Changes animal cages (primarily mouse cages) as scheduled....
17 hours ago
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center - Houston, TX (22 miles from Katy, TX)
Routine Animal Care & Specialized Animal Procedures Changes animal cages (primarily mouse cages) as scheduled....
2 days ago
Lakefield Veterinary Group - Katy, TX
Details Posted: 21-Jan-22 Location: Katy, Texas Type: Externship Required Education: 4 Year Degree Categories: Private Practice Occupation: Veterinary Student Species: Mixed Veterinary Externship...
4 hours ago
American Veterinary Group - Sugar Land, TX (15 miles from Katy, TX)
The Veterinary Technician is responsible for assisting Veterinarians in the care of animals....
2 hours ago
Animal ER of Northwest Houston - Cypress, TX (11 miles from Katy, TX)
4 days on, 4 days off schedule if desired Seeking compassionate, hardworking, and passionate, veterinary technicians with ICU, ER, or specialty experience who desire to help support ICU patient care...
American Veterinary Group - Sugar Land, TX (15 miles from Katy, TX)
education....
7 hours ago
Lakefield Veterinary Group - Sugar Land, TX (15 miles from Katy, TX)
technicians; diagnoses physical condition and presents diagnostic and treatment alternatives to the client being sensitive to their emotional as well financial needs Performs medical and surgical procedures...
3 days ago
City of Houston, TX - Houston, TX (22 miles from Katy, TX)
May assist BARC management, the veterinary staff and other individuals in animal care, surgery or related procedures....
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Magnolia, TX (24 miles from Katy, TX)
Employment Type: Full-Time Required Education/Licenses: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, and LVMT) #NAVTA A Day in the Life of a Banfield Veterinary Technician Vet Techs...
6 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Houston, TX (22 miles from Katy, TX)
CVT/LVT/RVT (preferred, but not required) Outstanding client education skills on wellness & preventive care Proficient venipuncture, IV-catheter, and injection administration skills Full knowledge to...
6 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Houston, TX (22 miles from Katy, TX)
We are opening the ETOC positions to support nursing operations and mentor veterinary technicians within each Thrive ecosystem, (each ecosystem consists of approximately 12-25 Thrive Pet Healthcare...
6 days ago
Lakefield Veterinary Group - Sugar Land, TX (15 miles from Katy, TX)
Details Posted: 13-Jan-22 Location: Sugar Land, Texas Type: Full Time Required Education: DVM or equivalent Categories: Private Practice Occupation: Veterinarian Species: Canine Feline Internal...
7 days ago
Lakefield Veterinary Group - Sugar Land, TX (15 miles from Katy, TX)
Details Posted: 13-Jan-22 Location: Sugar Land, Texas Type: Full Time Required Education: DVM or equivalent Categories: Private Practice Occupation: Veterinarian Species: Canine Feline Internal...
7 days ago
Lakefield Veterinary Group - Sugar Land, TX (15 miles from Katy, TX)
Details Posted: 13-Jan-22 Location: Sugar Land, Texas Type: Full Time Required Education: DVM or equivalent Categories: Private Practice Occupation: Veterinarian Species: Canine Feline Internal...
7 days ago
Lakefield Veterinary Group - Sugar Land, TX (15 miles from Katy, TX)
Details Posted: 13-Jan-22 Location: Sugar Land, Texas Type: Full Time Required Education: DVM or equivalent Categories: Private Practice Occupation: Veterinarian Species: Canine Feline Internal...
7 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Katy, TX

This is the average annual salary for Veterinary Technician jobs in Katy, TX as reported by the BLS.

$27,636

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Katy, TX offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (26.0%)
  • High School or GED (23.3%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (9.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.7%)
  • Master's Degree (3.5%)
  • Some College (3.0%)
  • Some High School (1.6%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Veterinary Technicians in Katy, TX
  • Less than 1 year (44.9%)
  • None (21.2%)
  • 2-4 years (16.0%)
  • 1-2 years (13.9%)
  • 4-6 years (4.0%)

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